We’ve poured every penny we could into our media effort, and I’m glad to report that your grassroots support has allowed us to counter the national money Bill Bolling’s been getting – we’ve been able to buy more broadcast media in Northern Virginia than he has! Tomorrow is election day, and we’ve marshalled all of.. read more →

If we want to keep moving Virginia forward, we need to elect Creigh Deeds as Governor, Jody Wagner as Lt. Governor, Steve Shannon as Attorney General, and Democrats to the House of Delegates this tuesday.  Make sure voters know where to go to vote by checking the OFA Site and please help volunteer to Get Out.. read more →

Roanoke Times, Oct. 27, 2008 Editorial: Wagner for lt. governor The Democratic candidate can bring a trove of useful knowledge and experience to the job. read more →

Here’s a message from Jody Wagner today – read more →

In case you missed it: The Washington Post Jody Wagner for lieutenant governor In Virginia, a problem-solver is a better bet than a pol. read more →

07 Sep 2009
September 7, 2009

Get Your Kennedy-King Dinner Tix Now!

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Northern Virginia’s premier Democratic fundraiser — our 16th  Kennedy King Dinner — will be held Friday, September 25, 2009, at Hilton Alexandria Mark Center,  5000 Seminary Rd., Alex. Va, 23221.  The special guest speaker will be Senator Jim Webb.   You can order your tickets online at the 8th District Democratic Committee Website or by mail — $150.. read more →

06 Sep 2009
September 6, 2009

DPVA Central Committee to Meet

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The Democratic Party of Virginia will hold its quarterly meeting this coming weekend at the Fredericksburg Expo and Conference Center (2371 Carl D. Silver Parkway, 22401) – the Steering Committee will meet Sept. 11 at 7:30 pm and the Central Committee will meet Sept. 12 at 10 am.  The meetings will focus on the fall.. read more →

03 Aug 2009
August 3, 2009

Virginia’s Governor in 2013?

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Dr. Larry Sabato has an interesting short piece on the importance of state Lt. Governors, noting that, among other things, they often become Governors.   See  www.centerforpolitics.org.   In Virginia, a Lt. Governor campaign has a particular problem in that, unlike Maryland, the Governor and Lt. Governor are not elected as one ticket.  That means the.. read more →

All Virginians should support Creigh Deeds, but here are some answers to progressive Northern Virginians who might ask why they should work hard to elect Creigh. He works for the people.  Creigh is the real deal – he is honest, genuine, and sincere.  He is an experienced prosecutor and state legislator who has built his career as a consensus.. read more →